Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.
Buying anything on Amazon? Please use the Geekzone Amazon aff link.




BDFL
50237 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 4763

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Subscriber

Topic # 91241 9-Oct-2011 14:41 Send private message

I have made a small change and have now limited support for BBCode. The following tags are allowed:

[b]
[i]
[s]
[u]
[url]
[url=]
[img]
[img=]
[youtube]
 
Those tags are terminated with [/...]

These are effective now in the Quick Reply box and in the rich text editor. Note that if you are using the rich text editor you should be using the toolbar icons instead. Also note that when you paste a URL in the rich editor it will automatically hyperlink it. In this case the tag will be incorrect - so you should use either the rich text auto hyperlink feature or the [url] tag.

Note that when you use the [img] tag in the rich text editor you might see the automatic hyperlink happening. In this case select the hyperlink and click the button to break it, otherwise the [img] tag will be corrupted.

This is to say that if you see the rich text editor you should really be using it - click the buttons in the toolbar to add elements.





Create new topic
7777 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 326

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 531311 9-Oct-2011 23:21 Send private message

Nice one boss



BDFL
50237 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 4763

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Subscriber

  Reply # 531314 9-Oct-2011 23:23 Send private message

There's still one problem (the automatic hyperlink in Quick Reply box) no longer works - for now. Fixing soon.





gzt

4688 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 270


  Reply # 531338 10-Oct-2011 03:05 Send private message

excellent! but... what no.. [strike]? ; )

anyway, love it!



BDFL
50237 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 4763

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Subscriber

  Reply # 531411 10-Oct-2011 10:41 Send private message

gzt: excellent! but... what no.. ? ; )


Yes, there's.

By the way the YouTube tag just needs the Video Id in the middle...




gzt

4688 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 270


  Reply # 531414 10-Oct-2011 10:51 Send private message

[strike] excellent! but... what no.. [strike]? ; ) [/strike]

woohoo! : - ))

edit: oops that's not it LOL 



BDFL
50237 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 4763

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Subscriber

  Reply # 531415 10-Oct-2011 10:53 Send private message

No, it's [s], according to http://www.bbcode.org/examples/?id=4.





gzt

4688 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 270


  Reply # 531419 10-Oct-2011 10:55 Send private message


gzt: strike excellent! but... what no.. strike? ; ) strike 

woohoo! : - ))

edit: oops that's not it LOL

second time lucky

third time... lucky!! 

gzt

4688 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 270


  Reply # 531420 10-Oct-2011 10:57 Send private message

ok this is getting embarrassing. I'll try a single line example

strikeout

gzt

4688 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 270


  Reply # 531422 10-Oct-2011 10:58 Send private message

oh crap. still moderators only?



BDFL
50237 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 4763

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Subscriber

  Reply # 531431 10-Oct-2011 11:16 Send private message

Try now, sorry...





gzt

4688 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 270


  Reply # 531437 10-Oct-2011 11:24 Send private message

gzt:
gzt: strike excellent! but... what no.. strike? ; ) strike 

woohoo! : - ))

edit: oops that's not it LOL

second time lucky

third time... lucky!! 


Fourth time, a little more cautiously... 

gzt

4688 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 270


  Reply # 531439 10-Oct-2011 11:25 Send private message

gzt:
gzt:
gzt: strike excellent! but... what no.. strike? ; ) strike 

woohoo! : - ))

edit: oops that's not it LOL

second time lucky

third time... lucky!! 


Fourth time, a little more cautiously... 


woohoo!!

btw.. goes red in the editor for some reason.. [i used the quote reply]



BDFL
50237 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 4763

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Subscriber

  Reply # 531445 10-Oct-2011 11:29 Send private message

That's because I was using the DEL tag. Replaced with STRIKE now... strike!.






BDFL
50237 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 4763

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Subscriber

  Reply # 531783 11-Oct-2011 09:08 Send private message

I've updated the gallery.asp to also list a BBCode tag for each uploaded image so people who can't use the IMAGE button in the rich text editor can now easily copy and paste (even to the quick reply box) the code for each image.





Create new topic




Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

My un-consented UFB install
Created by thurthur, last reply by mdooher on 29-Nov-2014 22:52 (106 replies)
Pages... 6 7 8


This is the end ...
Created by joker97, last reply by joker97 on 29-Nov-2014 21:09 (65 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5


Excessive Vodafone Support call waiting times 75 mins and then i have to wait an hour for a callback
Created by i4n, last reply by Lurch on 29-Nov-2014 22:05 (41 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Gigatown winner town and plans
Created by freitasm, last reply by NonprayingMantis on 29-Nov-2014 07:40 (78 replies)
Pages... 4 5 6


Gull Employment Dispute.
Created by networkn, last reply by richms on 28-Nov-2014 17:57 (153 replies)
Pages... 9 10 11


Star Wars: The Force Awakens Official Teaser
Created by plambrechtsen, last reply by driller2000 on 29-Nov-2014 22:45 (16 replies)
Pages... 2


The Warehouse pulling R18 games and DVD's
Created by semigeek, last reply by Geektastic on 27-Nov-2014 18:32 (64 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5


Do Chorus Still Fit ADSL to Rural Cabinets?
Created by TLD, last reply by quickymart on 29-Nov-2014 22:46 (28 replies)
Pages... 2



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.